alpines

Ten Things To Do In The Garden in January

Reading time 15 minutes

January is a unique month in the year when plants, on the whole, demand very little from gardeners. House plants are an exception, but […]

Read more

Primrose Blue

Reading time 3 minutes

You’ve all heard of primrose yellow, but let me introduce you to primrose blue. As a flower colour blue is something of acquired taste, especially […]

Read more

Chelsea Flower Show 2014 – My Top 10 Plants

Reading time 11 minutes

Despite the inevitable fuss over the show gardens, the highlight of my visit to Chelsea Flower Show is always the Great Pavilion. At 12,000 square […]

Read more

Daily Flower Candy – Anemone apennina

Reading time 2 minutes

The last time I had a full week away from work was last August, so I am, in a word, exhausted. Our forthcoming break in Cornwall […]

Read more

Daily Flower Candy: Hepatica transsilvanica

Reading time 3 minutes

Just like snowdrops, hepaticas have recently developed something of a cult following in the UK. A fascination with these diminutive members of the buttercup […]

Read more

RHS London Plant and Design Show

Reading time 2 minutes

A reminder that next week, on Friday 21st and Saturday 22nd February, the RHS will be marking the imminent arrival of spring with their […]

Read more

Follow The Frustrated Gardener and have new posts sent directly to your inbox

Join 8,093 other subscribers

Wordpress users click to subscribe here

Follow The Frustrated Gardener